CHART: Global Tax Rates Have Been Tumbling Over The Past Decade

Personal and corporate taxes are a hot topic.  And it seems that no matter where the rate is, people will argue that it’s too high.

But relative to the recent past, tax rates are low.  Here’s a chart of the global average corporate tax rate from Deutsche Bank’s House View report:

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Photo: Deutsche Bank

 

For more on taxes, here’s BlackRock’s table of tax revenue to GDP in the developed world:

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Photo: BlackRock

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